The cannabis industry is where the chemistry lab meets agriculture. Delta-8-THC is chemically derived and the hemp industry’s fastest growing product. It has been popping up in smoke shops, CBD shops and even gas stations.
Dr. Katelyn Kesheimer, a researcher at Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, joins the show to demystify Delta-8. We’ll learn what it’s made of, where it comes from, why it’s so popular, and why science and the federal government are falling so far behind the cannabis industry.
Source: NPR NEWS